Tips for Buffer Success: August – October
Late summer into early fall is a great time to check plantings for overall health and success. Noting problems early will allow time to remedy them.
Shelters on apparently dead trees should be left in place for one additional growing season, as some trees that appear dead may resprout from the root. Before replanting, consult with your buffer project advisor about possible cost share.
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